AoT Leiden, Monday 29th October @ Grand Café de Burcht

Our next edition will take place on Monday 29th of October at 20h in Grand Cafe De Burcht (Burgsteeg 14, 2312 JS Leiden). Join us for an evening of informal astronomy and great beer! Dr Pedro Russo will take us in a journey that will make you understand how the research that is done by scientists impacts our society!

Pedro Russo is an assistant professor of Astronomy and Society at Leiden Observatory in the department of Science Communication & Society, and coordinator of the Astronomy & Society group. Pedro is also the president of the International Astronomical Union Commission on Communicating Astronomy with the Public. During this talk we will experience how the research done by astronomers have an impact in our society and every day life.

All ages and backgrounds welcome! The entry is free and no reservation is needed. We start at 20h but recommend you arrive early to save a seat and grab a drink. And of course, beside the talks, we will have fun games where you can win cool science prizes! More info: check out www.astronomyontap.nl!

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